Master of Business Administration

Southern Cross University

This MBA develops business knowledge and practical skills to help graduates advance their careers in today's competitive global markets. Students gain a broad understanding of contemporary management operations, learn industry-relevant skills and develop solutions to complex business situations. Students enhance their professional expertise by completing practical assessment activities in leadership, problem solving and communication skills. The program provides the option to study broadly across a comprehensive suite of business disciplines and the opportunity to specialise. Designed for those actively working in professional business roles, the MBA includes a research project which students apply directly to their workplace. Advanced standing may apply to students who have completed relevant undergraduate and postgraduate study.

Course Fee:

Australian: $42,000
International: $56,000

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree or equivalent academic; or professional standing


16 units

Subjects you can Study:

Accounting; Business in the Asia-Pacific region; Convention and events management; Entrepreneurship and new venture creation; Financial management; Gaming management; Health services management; Hotel management; Information and knowledge management; Managing and leading people; Research; Tourism management

Study Pathways:

Exit points (intermediate awards): Graduate Certificate (4 units); and Graduate Diploma (8 units). Advanced standing may be granted to those who have successfully completed units that are equivalent in content, standard and duration to the units of this course. Students with a relevant Bachelor degree may receive four units of advanced standing.

Who for:

Graduates seeking the skills needed to advance their business management careers

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gold Coast No info Yes Full time 2 years
Sydney No info Yes Part time 4 years
Melbourne No info Yes Full time 2 years
Gold Coast No info Yes Part time 4 years
Sydney No info Yes Full time 2 years
Melbourne No info Yes Part time 4 years
Sydney No info Yes
Bold and progressive, Southern Cross University is one of the world's Top 50 Generation Y Universities. It is also among the world's Top 150 Young Universities.Our contemporary campuses, with purpose-built world-class facilities, are located on the east coast of Australia: at the Gold Coast in Queensland, and in Lismore and Coffs Harbour in New South Wales - unique regions renowned for their unparalleled natural beauty and ecological diversity, providing living laboratories for learning and creative hubs for artistic endeavour. Branch campuses in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth are operated in collaboration with EduCo on behalf of Southern Cross University. The University also operates The Hotel School Sydney and Melbourne in partnership with Mulpha Australia. Our growing world-class status is further demonstrated by our outstanding research reputation. The Excellence in Research for Australia report has ranked Southern Cross as 'at world standard or above' in 24 diverse research fields of global and national significance. Southern Cross welcomes students from more than 50 countries throughout the world and offers distinctly personalised undergraduate and postgraduate courses online and on campus in a supportive learning environment. Students are well supported by dedicated staff, many of whom are world leaders in their field. Degrees are designed in consultation with industry and delivered across a broad range of disciplines: Arts, Media and Music; Business and Tourism; Education; Engineering; Environmental, Forest and Marine Science; Health and Human Sciences; Indigenous Knowledge; Information Technology; Law; Social Science; and Social Welfare. The University also offers preparatory courses, Diplomas and Associate degrees through SCU College. Times Higher Education University Rankings. par

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